Lake Guntersville State Park is a state park located in northeast Alabama, just outside Guntersville in Marshall County. The park overlooks the 69,000-acre Guntersville Lake, and contains 6,000 acres of natural woodlands. Wikipedia
Address: 7966 Hwy 227, Guntersville, AL 35976
The Pinhoti is a premier southern Appalachian long-distance hiking trail, and it is also a southeast region Appalachian Trail connector. The total distance of the trail is 339 miles. There are 171.2 miles in Alabama and 167.8 miles in Georgia, which makes the Pinhoti the longest hiking trail in either state.
Turkey Creek, a 466-acre tributary of Locust Fork, is located a mere 20 minutes north of Birmingham near the community of Pinson. Turkey Creek is home to three endangered species of fish: the Vermilion Darter (Etheostoma chermocki), the Watercress Darter (Etheostoma nuchale) and the Rush Darter (Etheostoma phytophilum). The Rush and Vermilion Darters occur only in Turkey Creek and nowhere else in the world.
Moss Rock Preserve is a beautiful 349-acre nature preserve abundant with forest systems, rock outcroppings, streams, waterfalls, wildlife and other unique natural features.
Address: Preserve Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35226